After having to been cancelled twice Elvis (Gary Foley) finally appeared at the Alonai restaurant.  What a wonderful afternoon enjoyed by all who attended, well waiting for !!!!! Even better Elvis will be back at the Alonai 13th February 2022, there is information on the notice board at the bowls club.


Elvis with the girls



On Wednesday 24th November we held our annual Ladies Invitation day. Twelve couples took part, each couple played two games of nine ends. After the first nine ends we had a break and held a spider which Lynne Armitage won.

Following the two sessions Lynda Saunders and Ronnie Cairns were the winners, they were presented with the trophy by Cindy. After the presentation we all enjoyed lunch in the Rincon Restaurant. Well done to the winning pair and all who took part. Thank you to Cindy for organising another successful competition.



As the last race afternoon was so successful the social committee decided to organise another one. Once again it was enjoyed by all who attended. Thank you to Kevin and Tony for organising the races and Dave for his kind donation to the club.


The annual Turkey chase was well supported, everyone wore something relating to Christmas and enjoyed a fun morning. Des Freeman won the ladies turkey and Jack Burrell the mens, the eggs were won by Jean Chamberlain and Paul Saunders. Thank you to Joan and Chris Harding, Jean and Rod Chamberlain who donated the Turkey Crowns, Julia and Ian Hamilton who donated the eggs. The football card was won by Cindy Bedford with Rotherham. 


On Wednesday 8th December we played a fun competition of trips over twelve ends. After the competition Cindy presented the winning team Sue, Mick and Jack with a Christmas pudding and brandy well done to all. We enjoyed a few drinks in the Rincon followed by a Carol sing along and nibbles. The football card was won by Neil Crawford with Celtic. Thank you Cindy for organising a lovely fun day. 


On Saturday 11th December bowling and social members enjoyed lunch at the Portico Mar restaurant. After a delicious lunch the Christmas raffle took place the winners of the hampers were, Pat and Bill Winterburn, Sheila and Stuart Swallow, Caryl and John Williams. Thorton Chocolates and Cava – Rita Towle, Belfry Vouchers. John Freeman and Terry Nafzegar. Christmas cake, Pudding and wine-Chris Harding. 

Thank you to everyone who participated and thank you to the ladies of the social club for organising such a wonderful afternoon.

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